UNIVERSITAT POLITÈCNICA DE VALÈNCIA
VALENCIA – SPAIN
Brief Biography of Partner
Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV) is a dynamic, innovative, public institution, dedicated to research and teaching that keeps strong ties with the social environment in which its activities are performed and, simultaneously, has an important presence abroad. Today, over 39,000 members integrate its academic community: 35,000 of these are students, 2,387 are teachers and 1,593 belong to administration. UPVLC includes 15 faculty centres: ten schools, three faculties, and two higher polytechnic schools (Alcoy and Gandia), and five associated institutions. UPV contribution to OPTIMAI will come from the Distributed Real Time Systems Lab (DRTSL) which belongs to the Communications Department. The department is composed of several research groups whose activities include a big number of fields within ICT, such as: Internet of Things, mobile communications, distributed real time systems, or broadband networks.
Partner’s Role in the OPTIMAI project
UPV will be involved in several technical research activities, related with definition and training of predictive algorithms, data analytics, edge-to-cloud computing and interoperability between different sources of data, integration of platforms into a single environment and technical methods to gather, collect and analyse useful information applied to different use-cases and pilot deployments.